Before establishing Ackmann & Dickenson, Michael worked for more than 15 years as a software engineer, manager and executive. Notably, he served as the managing director of space150, where he was the senior client liaison in developing and implementing applications and interactive marketing efforts. Prior to space150, he was a member of the Lominger International (Korn Ferry) executive team where he directed the strategic planning and execution of technology initiatives. Other organizations he has worked with include 3M, American Express, Discovery Education, Fair Isaac, The Gap, Microsoft, Minnesota Timberwolves, Rockwell Automation, Schneider Logistics, and Stanley Works.
Michael graduated cum laude from the University of Hartford in Connecticut and earned a master’s degree from Yale University.